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A dance like starlight: one ballerina's dream
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Contributors:
Cooper, Floyd Illustrator
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 990L
Rating:
AD1100L
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More Details
Published:
New York, NY : Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), [2014].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780399252846 : HRD, 0399252843 : HRD, 9780399252846 (HRD), 0399252843 (HRD), 9780399252846
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
990

Notes

Description
A young girl growing up in Harlem in the 1950s, whose mother cleans and stitches costumes for a ballet company, dreams of becoming a prima ballerina one day, and is thrilled to see a performance of Janet Collins, the first "colored" prima ballerina.
Target Audience
AD1100L,Lexile
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APA Citation (style guide)

Dempsey, K., & Cooper, F. (2014). A dance like starlight: one ballerina's dream. New York, NY: Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA).

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Dempsey, Kristy and Floyd Cooper. 2014. A Dance Like Starlight: One Ballerina's Dream. New York, NY: Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA).

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Dempsey, Kristy and Floyd Cooper, A Dance Like Starlight: One Ballerina's Dream. New York, NY: Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Dempsey, Kristy, and Floyd Cooper. A Dance Like Starlight: One Ballerina's Dream. New York, NY: Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), 2014. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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